1 dead, 2 injured in Crown Heights drive-by shooting

One man is dead following a drive-by shooting in Crown Heights, police say.

One man is dead following a drive-by shooting in Crown Heights, police say. (9/2/16)

BROOKLYN - One man is dead following a drive-by shooting in Crown Heights, police say.

It happened Thursday at the intersection of Saint Marks and New York avenues around 10 p.m.

Police say 37-year-old Akaijah Evelyn and two other men were standing outside 777 Saint Marks Ave. when a black sedan slowly pulled up to them and opened fire.

Evelyn was killed after being struck in the chest, and police say the two other men were injured.

Police say no arrests have been made, and they are still searching for suspects. They say the incident may have been drug related.

 

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